Michael Eklund will become the new chief financial officer at Scientific Games, based in Las Vegas.

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He takes over from Michael Quartieri, who will remain with the company until June 30. After that date Quartieri will become a consultant.

Eklund was for at Dell Technologies for over 20 years in both financial and operational roles, including leading the value creation and integration function for the $67bn Dell-EMC combination and serving as CFO of Dell’s $40bn-plus Client Business Unit and Global Operations organisation.

More recently he was CFO of IRI, a leader in innovative data and analytic solutions and services for consumer, retail and media companies.